Network Publications

This list is a work in progress - please send us your Federated Aerosol Network publications using aerosol system data (e.g., CNC, MAAP, Aethalometer, PSAP, CLAP and/or nephelometer) so we can update the list!
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  • Hallar, A.G., McCubbin, I.B., Borys, R. et al., "Storm Peak Laboratory: A research and training facilitiy for the Atmospheric Sciences," submitted to BAMS, June, 2024.
  • Mayol-Bracero, O.L., Prospero, J.M., Sarangi, B. et al., "African dust and air quality in the Greater Caribbean region: The extreme impact of the “Godzilla” dust event of June 2020," submitted to BAMS, April, 2024.
  • Malm, W.C., Schichtel, B., Prenni, A. et al., "Revisiting Integrating Nephelometer Measurements," Atmos. Environ.,, 2024.
  • Park, D.-H., Laj, P., Rose, C., et al., "Decadal decrease in nucleated particles across a range of environments," submitted to Nature Geoscience, April 2024.
  • Rejano, F., Casans, A., Via, M., et al., "CCN estimations at a high-altitude remote site: role of organic aerosol variability and hygroscopicity," submitted to ACPD, March 2024.
  • Singh, M., Kondo, Y., Ohata, S. et al., "Mass absorption cross section of black carbon for Aethalometer in the Arctic," Aerosol Science & Technology, doi:10.1080/02786826.2024.2316173, 2024.


  • Bigi, A., Veratti, G., Andrews, E., et al., "Black carbon and brown carbon absorption by in-situ filter-based photometer and ground-based sun-phootmeter in an urban atmosphere," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23, 14841-14869, doi:10.594/acp-23-14841-2023, 2023.
  • Boedicker, E., Andrews, E., Sheridan, P.J. et al., "Climatology of aerosol properties at an atmospheric monitoring site on the Northern California coast," 23, 9525-9547, Atmos. Chem. Phys., doi:10.5194/acp-23-9525-2023, 2023.
  • Casans, A., Rejano F., Maldonado-Valderrama J., et al., "Comprehensive experimental study of activation properties of Mediterranean pollen types considering organic chemical composition and surface tension effects," 310, 119961, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2023.119961, Sci. Tot. Environ., 2023.
  • Jaffe, D., Miller, C., Thompson, K. et al., "An evaluation of the US EPA's correction equation for Purple Air Sensor data in smoke dust and wintertime urban pollution events," Atmos. Meas. Tech., 16, 1311-1322, doi:10.5194/amt-16-1311-2023, 2023.
  • Kahn, R., Andrews, E., Brock, C.B. et al., "Reducing Aerosol Forcing Uncertainty by Combining Models with Satellite and Within-the-Atmosphere Observations: A Three-Way Street,"Rev. Geophys., ROG20303, doi:10.1029/2022RG000796
  • Mehra, M., Shrestha, S., Krishnakumar, A.P. et al., "Atmospheric heating in the US from Saharan dust: tracking the June 2020 event with surface and satellite observations," 310, 119988, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2023.119988, Atmos. Environ., 2023
  • Rejano, F., Casquero-Vera, J.A., Lyamani, H., et al., "Impact of urban aerosols on the cloud condensation activity using a clustering model," Sci. Tot. Environ., 858,, 2023.


  • Kumar, J., Paik, T., Shetty, N. et al., "Correcting for filter-based aerosol light absorption biases at ARM’s SGP site using photoacoustic data and machine learning," Atmos. Meas. Tech., 15, 4569-4583,, 2022.
  • Ouimette, J.R., Malm, W.C., Schichtel, B.A., et al., "Evaluating the PurpleAir monitor as an aerosol light scattering instrument," Atmos. Meas. Tech., 15, 655-676,, 2022.
  • Schmale, J., Sharma, S., Decesari, S., et al., "Pan-Arctic seasonal cycles and long-term trends of aerosol properties from ten observatories," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22,3067-3096,, 2022.
  • Virkkula, A., Grythe, H., Backman, J., et al., "Aerosol optical properties calculated from size distributions, filter samples and absorption photometer data at Dome C, Antarctica and their relationships with seasonal cycles of sources" Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 5033–5069,, 2022.


  • Backman, J., Schmeisser, L., and Asmi, E., "Asian emissions explain much of the Arctic Black Carbon events," Geophys. Res. Lett., 48, doi: 10.1029/2020GL091913, 2021.
  • Gliss, J., Mortier, A., Schulz, M., et al., "Multi-model evaluation of aerosol optical properties in the AeroCom Phase III Control experiment using ground and space based columnar observations from AERONET, MODIS, (A)ATSR and a merged satellite product as well as surface in-situ observations from GAW site," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 87–128, doi:10.5194/acp-21-87-2021, 2021.
  • Ohata, S., Mori, T., Kondo, Y., et al., "Estimates of mass absorption cross sections of black carbon for filter-based absorption photometers in the Arctic," Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 6723-6748, 2021.
  • Rejano, F., Titos, G., Casquero-Vera, J.A., et al., "Joint analysis of activation properties of aerosol particles as CCN at urban and high altitude remote sites in southern Europe," Sci. Tot. Environ,, 2021.
  • Rose, C., Collaud Coen, M. Andrews, E., et al., "Seasonality of the particle number concentration and size distribution: a global analysis retrieved from the network of Global Atmosphere Watch (GAW) near-surface observatories," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 17185–17223, 2021.
  • Titos, G., Burgos, M., Zieger, P., et al., "A global study of hygroscopicity-driven light scattering enhancement in the context of other main aerosol optical properties," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21,13031-13050, 2021.






  • Denjean, C., Formenti, P., Desboeufs, K., et al., "Size distribution and optical properties of African mineral dust after intercontinental transport," J. Geophys. Res., 121, 7117-7138, doi:10.1002/2016JD024783, 2016.
  • Evangeliou, N., Balkanski, Y., Hao, W.M., et al., "Wildfires in northern Eurasia affect the budget of black carbon in the Arctic – a 12-year retrospective synopsis (2002–2013)," Atmos. Chem. Phys, 16, 7587-7604, doi:10.5194/acp-16-7587-2016, 2016.
  • Hallar, A.G., Andrews, E., Bukowiecki, N. et al., "Overview of the Special Issue - Selected Papers from the 2nd Atmos. Chem. Phys. at Mountain Sites Symposium," Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 16, 471-477, doi: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.02.0077, 2016.
  • Hallar, A.G., Petersen, R., McCubbin, I.B., et al., "Climatology of New Particle Formation and Corresponding Precursors at Storm Peak Laboratory," Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 16, 816-826, doi10.4209/aaqr.2015.05.0341, 2016.
  • Paulot, F., Ginoux, P., Cooke, W.F., et al., "Sensitivity of nitrate aerosols to ammonia emissions and to nitrate chemistry: implications for present and future nitrate optical depth," Atmos. Chem. Phys, 16, 1459-1477, doi:10.5194/acp-16-1459-2016, 2016.
  • Sharma,N.C.P., Barnes, J.E., "Boundary layer characteristics over a high altitude station, Mauna Loa Observatory," Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 16, 729-737, 2016.
  • Sheridan, P.J., Andrews, E., Schmeisser, L., et al., "Aerosol Measurements at South Pole: Climatology and Impact of Local Contamination," Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 16, 855-872, doi: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.05.0358, 2016.
  • Titos, G., Cazorla, A., Lyamani, H., et al., "Effect of hygroscopic growth on the aerosol light-scattering coefficient: measurements, uncertainties and literature review," Atmos. Environ., 141, 494-507, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.07.021, 2016.
  • Yu, F., Luo, G., Hallar, A.G. "Vertical profiles and seasonal variations of key parameters controlling particle formation and grwoth at Storm Peak Laboratory," Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 16, 900-908, doi:10.4209/aaqr.2015.05.0368, 2016.


  • Aliabadi, A.A., Staebler, R.M., Sharma, S. "Air quality monitoring in communities of the Canadian Arctic during the high shipping season with a focus on local and marine pollution ," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 2651-2673, doi:10.5194/acp-15-2651-2015, 2015.
  • Barrett, T.E., Robinson, E.M., Usenko, S., Sheesley, R.J., "Source Contributions to Wintertime Elemental and Organic Carbon in the Western Arctic Based on Radiocarbon and Tracer Apportionment ," Environ, Sci.Technol., 49, 13733-13733, doi:10.1021/acs.est.5b05128, 2015.
  • Eckhardt, S., Quennehen, B., Olivie, D.J.L., et al., "Current model capabilities for simulating black carbon and sulfate concentrations in the Arctic atmosphere: a multi-model evaluation using a comprehensive measurement data set," Atmos. Chem. Phys. 15, 9413-9433, 2015.
  • Hallar, A.G., Petersen, R., Andrews, E., et al., "Contributions of dust and biomass-burning to aerosols at a Colorado mountain-top site," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 13665-13679, 2015.
  • Sherman,J.P., Sheridan, P.J., Ogren, J.A. et al., "A multi-year study of lower tropospheric aerosol variability and systematic relationships from four North American regions," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 12487-12517, 2015.
  • Shinozuka,Y., Clarke, A.D., Nenes, A., et al., "The relationship between cloud condensation nuclei (CCN) concentration and light extinction of dried particles: indications of underlying aerosol processes and implications for satellite-based CCN estimates," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15,7585-7604,doi:10.5194/acp-15-7585-2015, 2015.
  • Sorribas, M., Ogren, J.A., Olma, F.J. et al., "Assessment of African desert dust episodes over the southwest Spain at sea level using in situ aerosol optical and microphysical properties ," Tellus B, 67, doi:, 2015.
  • Sorribas, M., Olmo, F.J., Quirantes, A., et al., "Role of spheroidal particles in closure studies for aerosol microphysical–optical properties," QJRMS, 141, 2700-2707, doi:10.1002/qj.2557, 2015.
  • Uttal, T., Starkweather, S., Drummond, J.R., et al., "International Arctic Systems for Observing the Atmosphere (IASOA): An International Polar Year Legacy Consortium," Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., doi:, 2015.
  • Wood, R., Wyant, M., Bretherton, C.S. et al., "Clouds, Aerosols, and Precipitation in the Marine Boundary Layer: An Arm Mobile Facility Deployment", Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 96, 419-440, doi:, 2015.
  • Zhang, L., Sun, J.Y., Shen, X.J., et al., "Observations of relative humidity effects on aerosol light scattering in the Yangtze River Delta of China," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 8439-8454, doi:10.5194/acp-15-8439-2015, 2015.






The list of publications prior to 2010 is a work in progress


  • Berg, L. K., C. M. Berkowitz, J. A. Ogren, et al., "Overview of the cumulus humilis aerosol processing study," Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 90, 1653-1667, 2009.
  • Schmid, B., Flynn, C.J., Newsom, R.K., et al., "Validation of aerosol extinction profiles from routine ARM Climate Research Facility measurements," J. Geophys. Res., 114, doi:10.1029/2009JD012682, 2009.
  • Veselovskii, I., Whiteman, D.N., Kolgotin, A., Andrews, E., Korenskii, M., 'Demonstration of aerosol property profiling by multiwavelength lidar under varying relative humidity conditions,"Appl. Optics, 26, 1543-1557, 2009.


  • McComiskey, A., S. E. Schwartz, B. Schmid, et al., "Direct aerosol forcing: calculation from observables and sensitivities to inputs," J. Geophys. Res., 113, D9,, 10.1029/2007JD009170, 2008.
  • Murphy, D.M., Capps, S.L., Daniel, J.S. et al., "Weekly patterns of aerosol in the United States," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 2729–2739, 2008.
  • Stone, R. S., G. P. Anderson, E. P. Shettle, et al., "Radiative impact of boreal smoke in the Arctic: Observed and modeled," J. Geophys. Res., 113, D14S16, doi:10.1029/2007JD009657, 2008.


  • Ervens, B., M. Cubison, E. Andrews, et al., "Prediction of cloud condensation nucleus number concentration using measurements of aerosol size distributions and composition and light scattering enhancement due to humidity," J. Geophys. Res., 112, D10S32, doi:10.1029/2006JD007426, 2007.
  • Jeong M.J., Li, Z.Q., Andrews, E., et al., "Effect of aerosol humidification on the column aerosol optical thickness over the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Southern Great Plains site," J. Geophys. Res., 112, doi:10.1029/2006JD007176, 2007.
  • Quinn, P.K., Shaw, G., Andrews, E., et al., "Arctic Haze: Current trends and knowledge gaps," Tellus, 59B, 99-114, 2007.
  • Stone, R. S., G. P. Anderson, E. Andrews, et al., "Incursions and radiative impact of Asian dust in northern Alaska," Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, doi:10.1029/2007GL029878, 2007.
  • Tomasi, C., et al., 'Aerosols in polar regions: A historical overview based on optical depth and in situ observations," J. Geophys. Res., 112, doi: 10.1029/2007JD008432, 2007.


  • Andrews, E., Sheridan, P.J., Fiebig, M., et al., "Comparison of methods for deriving aerosol asymmetry parameter," J. Geophys. Res., 111, D5, doi:10.1029/2004JD005734, 2006.
  • Bates, T. S., T. L. Anderson, T. Baynard et al., "Aerosol direct radiative effects over the northwest Atlantic, northwest Pacific, and North Indian Oceans: estimates based on in-situ chemical and optical measurements and chemical transport modeling," Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 1657-1732, 2006.
  • Ferrare, R, G. Feingold, S Ghan, et al., "Preface to special section: Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program May 2003 Intensive Operations Period examining aerosol properties and radiative influences", J. Geophys. Res., 111, D05S01, doi:10.1029/2005JD006908, 2006.
  • Ferrare, R., Turner, D., Clayton, M., et al., "Raman Lidar measurements of aerosol and water vapor over the Southern Great Plains during the May 2003 Aerosol IOP," J. Geophys. Res.,111, D5, D05S08,10.1029/2005JD005836, 2006.
  • Fiebig, M. and J. Ogren, "Retrieval and climatology of the aerosol asymmetry parameter in the NOAA aerosol monitoring network," J. Geophys. Res., 111, doi:10.1029/2005JD006545, 2006.
  • Gasparini R., Collins, D., Andrews, E., et al., "Comparison of humidity dependent optical properties and CCN spectra derived using size-resolved hygroscopicity with direct measurements made at the ARM Southern Great Plains site," J. Geophys. Res., 111, doi10.1029/2005JD006092, 2006.
  • Ghan, S J, T A Rissman, R Elleman, et al., "Use of in situ cloud condensation nuclei, extinction, and aerosol size distribution measurements to test a method for retrieving cloud condensation nuclei profiles from surface measurements," J. Geophys. Res., 111, D5, doi:10.1029/2004JD005752, 2006.
  • Hallar, A. G., Strawa, A.W., Schmid, B., et al., "ARM Aerosol Intensive Operating Period: Comparison of aerosol scattering during coordinated flights " J. Geophys. Res., 111, doi:10.1029/2005JD006250, 2006.
  • Pahlow, M., Feingold, G., Jefferson, A., et al., "Comparison between Lidar and nephelometer measurements of aerosol hygroscopicity at the Southern Great Plains Atmospheric Radiation Measurement site," J. Geophys Res., 111, D5, D05S15, doi:10.1029/2004JD005646, 2006.
  • Sharma, S., Andrews, E., Barrie, L.A. et al., "Variations and sources of the equivalent black carbon in the high Arctic revealed by long term observations at Alert and Barrow: 1989-2003," J. Geophys. Res. 111 (D14), 2006.
  • Strawa A., Elleman, R., Hallar, A., et al., "Comparison of in situ extinction and scattering coefficient measurements made during the Aerosol Intensive Operating Period," J. Geophys. Res., 111, doi:10.1029/2005JD006056, 2006.
  • Stohl A., Andrews E., Burkhart J.F., et al., "Pan-Arctic enhancements of light absorbing aerosol concentrations due to North American boreal forest fires during summer 2004," J. Geophys. Res., 111 (D22), 2006.
  • Wang, J., D. Collins, D. Covert, et al., "Temporal variation of aerosol properties at a rural continental site and study of aerosol evolution through growth law analysis," J. Geophys. Res., 111, D18, doi:10.1029/2005JD006704, 2006.


  • Kim, S., S. Yoon, A. Jefferson, et al., "Aerosol optical, chemical and physical properties at Gosan, Korea during Asian dust and pollution episodes in 2001," Atmos. Environ., 39, 1, 39-50, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2004.09.05, 2005.
  • Quinn, P., Andrews, E., Christensen, et al., "Arctic Haze (chapter 4),"AMAP Assessment Report– Acidifying pollutants, Arctic haze, and acidification in the Arctic," 2005.
  • Quinn, P. K., Bates, T.S., Clarke, A.D., et al., "Impact of particulate organic matter on the relative humidity dependence of light scattering: A simplified parameterization," Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L22809, doi:101029/2005GL024322, 2005.
  • Sheridan PJ, Arnott WP, Ogren JA, et al., "The Reno Aerosol Optics Study: An evaluation of aerosol absorption measurement methods," Aerosol Sci. Technol, 39 (1), 2005.


  • Andrews, E., Ogren, J.A., Sheridan, P.J., et al., "Vertical properties of aerosol optical properties at the ARM Southern Great Plains CART site," J. Geophys. Res., 109 (D6): Art. No. D06208, 2004.
  • Delle Monache, L, K. Perry, R. Cederwall et al., "In situ aerosol profiles over the Southern Great Plains cloud and radiation test bed site: 2. Effects of mixing height on aerosol properties," J. Geophys. Res., 109, D6, doi:10.1029/2003JD004024, 2004.
  • Halthore, R., M. Miller, J. A. Ogren, et al., "Further developments in closure experiments for surface diffuse irradiance under cloud-free skies at a continental site," Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, 7, doi:10.1029/2003GL019102, 2004.


  • Anderson, T., R. Charlson, D. Winker, et al., "Mesoscale variations of tropospheric aerosols," J. Atmos. Sci., 60, 1, 119-136, 2003.


  • Delene, D. J. and J. A. Ogren, "Variability of Aerosol Optical Properties at Four North American Surface Monitoring Sites," J. Atmos. Sci., 59, 6, 1135-1150, 2002.
  • Clarke, A.D., Howell, S., Quinn, "The INDOEX aerosol: A comparison and summary of chemical, microphysical and optical properties observed from land, ship and aircraft," J. Geophys. Res., 107, 8033-8067, 2002.
  • Eldering, A., John A. Ogren, Z. Chowdhury, et al., "Aerosol optical properties during INDOEX based on measured aerosol particle size and composition," J. Geophys. Res., 107, doi:10.1029/2001JD001572, 2002.
  • Mayol-Bracero, O., R Gabriel, M. Andreae, et al., "Carbonaceous aerosols over the Indian Ocean during the Indian Ocean Experiment (INDOEX): Chemical characterization, optical properties, and probable sources," J. Geophys. Res., 107, doi:10.1029/2000JD000039, 2002.
  • Masonis, S., K. Franke, A. Ansmann, et al., "An intercomparison of aerosol light extinction and 180 degrees backscatter as derived using in situ instruments and Raman lidar during the INDOEX field campaign," J. Geophys. Res., 107, doi:10.1029/2000JD000035, 2002.
  • Quinn, P.K., D.J. Coffman, T.S. Bates, et al., "Aerosol optical properties during INDOEX 1999: Means, variability, and controlling factors," J. Geophys. Res., 107, doi:10.1029/2000JD000037, 2002.
  • Quinn, P.K., Miller, T.L., Bates, T.S., et al., "A Three-Year Record of Simultaneously Measured Aerosol Chemical and Optical Properties at Barrow, Alaska," J. Geophys. Res. 107, 4130-4145, 2002.
  • Sheridan, P.J., Jefferson, A. Ogren, J.A., "Spatial variability of submicrometer aerosol radiative properties over the Indian Ocean during INDOEX," J. Geophys. Res, 107, doi:10.1029/2000JD000166, 2002


  • Koloutsou-Vakakis, S., C.M. Carrico, P. Kus, et al., "Aerosol properties at a midlatitude Northern Hemisphere continental site," J. Geophys. Res., 106, D3, 3019-3032, 2001.
  • Sheridan, P. J., D.J. Delene and J. A. Ogren, "Four years of continuous surface aerosol measurements from the Department of Energy's Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program Southern Great Plains Cloud and Radiation Testbed site," J. Geophys. Res., 106, D18, 20735-20747, 2001.


  • Peppler, R. A., C. P. Bahrmann, J. C. Barnard, et al., "ARM Southern Great Plains Site Observations of the Smoke Pall Associated with the 1998 Central American Fires", Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 81, 11, 2563-2591, 2000.
  • Bergin, M.H., S.E. Schwartz, R.N. Halthore, et al., "Comparison of aerosol optical depth inferred from surface measurements with that determined by Sun photometry for cloud-free conditions at a continental U.S. site," J. Geophys. Res., 105, D5, 6807-6816, 2000.

There are also multiple papers in progress. Please let us know what you are working on! Papers in progress include:

Cape Point climatology paper (CPT) - lead author Casper Labuschagne
Anmyeon-do climatology paper (AMY) - lead author Jeong Eun Kim
Lag paper (Network) - lead author Betsy Andrews
AeroCom model/in-situ comparison (Network) - lead author Lauren Schmeisser
Mauna Loa climatology paper (MLO) - lead author Patrick Sheridan
Trinidad Head climatology paper (THD) - lead author Betsy Andrews